|Scope: Global & Europe|
|Scientific Name:||Napaeus roccellicola (Webb & Berthelot, 1833)|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Vulnerable B1ab(iii)+2ab(iii) ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Groh, K. & Neubert, E.|
|Reviewer(s):||Temple, H.J. & Cuttelod, A.|
This species is endemic to the northwestern part of the island of Tenerife. It is recorded from seven locations and seven sites. Potential threats to this species are destruction of the habitat by quarrying, urbanisation, road construction and agriculture. The lowland habitats which can potentially be colonised by this species are rare in its distribution area. Thus this species is assessed as Vulnerable (VU), as the anthropogenic activities are increasing.
This species is endemic to the northwestern part of the island of Tenerife. It is recorded from seven locations and seven sites.
Native:Spain (Canary Is.)
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There are no data on the population size or trend.
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:|
This species lives in dry temperate shrub vegetation (Piso basal) and open rocky habitats.
|Continuing decline in area, extent and/or quality of habitat:||Yes|
|Use and Trade:||
This species is not used.
|Major Threat(s):||Potential threats to this species are destruction of the habitat by agriculture (tomato and banana), quarrying, and increasing land-use by urbanisation and road construction.|
There is no conservation action in place for this species.
|Citation:||Groh, K. & Neubert, E. 2011. Napaeus roccellicola. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2011: e.T156330A4928650.Downloaded on 21 September 2018.|
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